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Council Update

Effective immediately, all Council Meetings will return to electronic format. Presentations and Public Hearings will be included in this process.

Meetings will be available via live stream.

The link will become live at the start of the meeting:  January 24, 2022 Regular Council Meeting – YouTube

If you wish to comment on the meeting, please submit your comments using the contact form on this page (under Presenting to Council). Your comments will be presented to Council during that section of the agenda.

Audio recordings of the meetings will still be made available afterwards.

About Council

Town council is composed of seven individuals (Mayor, Deputy Mayor and five Councillors) who serve for a four-year term. The current Council was elected in the fall of 2021. The next election is in the fall of 2025. It is Council’s responsibility to oversee the Town’s policy development and ensure, through the Chief Administrative Officer, that policy is implemented by the Town’s Administration. Council also sets the annual operating and capital budgets and its members sit on several boards and committees.

Current Council

2021 to 2025 Municipal Council Front Row: Councillor Don Good, Mayor Elaine Manzer, Councillor Shelly Shannon Back Row: Councillor Marc Boychuk, Councillor Brad Carr, Councillor Orren Ford, Deputy Mayor Byron Schamehorn
Front Row: Councillor Don Good, Mayor Elaine Manzer, Councillor Shelly Shannon
Back Row: Councillor Marc Boychuk, Councillor Brad Carr, Councillor Orren Ford, Deputy Mayor Byron Schamehorn
TitleNamePhoneEmail
MayorElaine Manzer780-624-3988[email protected]
Deputy MayorByron Schamehorn780-836-0453[email protected]
CouncillorDon Good[email protected]
CouncillorOrren Ford780-625-7008[email protected]
CouncillorShelly Shannon780-625-6969[email protected]
CouncillorBrad Carr780-618-9657[email protected]
CouncillorMarc Boychuk780-617-4124[email protected]

Council Meetings

Regular Meetings of Town Council take place on the second and fourth Mondays of each month, working policy meetings, called Governance and Priorities meetings, meet on the first Monday of each month.

All meetings are open to the public and commence at 5:00 pm in Council Chambers unless otherwise noted.

For those who have a disability that would require an accommodation to attend or participate in a council meeting please download and submit our meeting accessibility form so we can ensure the appropriate accommodation is setup.

Upcoming Council Meetings

Presenting to Council

During each meeting, there is a designated time for public comments scheduled towards the end. During that time members of the public are invited to comment (two minutes in length) on a topic of discussion listed on the meeting’s agenda. Additionally, you can request that a discussion item be brought before Council, to inquire about bringing an item before Council either as a presentation or as a request for discussion please contact the Legislative Services Coordinator via the form below or by calling 780-624-2574. All requests must be received before noon on Wednesday preceding the Council meeting you wish to present at.

    Please note all items submitted to Council are public. Council meetings are voice recorded and published.

    Council News

    January 10, 2022 Council Highlights

    January 10, 2022 Council Highlights The following is a summary of decisions made by Town Council during its January 10, ...
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    December 13, 2021 Council Highlights

    December 13, 2021 Council Highlights The following is a summary of decisions made by Town Council during its December 13, ...
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    Proclamation: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

    Whereas Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, causing symptoms such as cognitive decline, memory loss and difficulty ...
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    2021 Municipal Election Results

    2021 Municipal Election Results Final Election Results There were 1883 voters. This is 155 more than in the 2017 election.Stats ...
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    Agendas & Minutes

    By following the link above you can access council agendas and minutes from the most recent, to as far back as the year 2000, more will be made available as they are digitized. Recent agendas and minutes are posted the Thursday before each regular council meeting.

    Audio Recordings

    Live Streamed Media Directive (PDF – 90KB)

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